New life for 1950s Rodney Walker hideaway
A one-bedroom house designed in 1956 by Case Study builder Rodney Walker in Santa Monica Canyon gets rehabilitated for a new generation. The goal: Preserve the spirit of Walker's original but incorporate some practical, budget-minded amenities for its owner, actress Molly Stanton.
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Post-renovation: The artificial turf is gone, and new energy-efficient glass with a hint of green creates a free-flowing, indoor-outdoor home that delivers a lot of functional living space on a relatively small footprint.
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